EXPLORERS BEAT SALTDOGS IN 12 INNINGS

EXPLORERS BEAT SALTDOGS IN 12 INNINGS

Sioux City 3, Lincoln 2 (12 Innings) – Box

Sioux City 2B Ryan Court scored the game winning run on an error by Lincoln 1B Curt Smith in the 12th inning as the Explorers edged past the Saltdogs by the score of 3-2. Court went 2-for-5 on the night with a home run, two runs scored and a RBI. Sioux City RF Michael Lang chipped in with his sixth home run of the year while 3B Tommy Mendonca and LF Tim Colwell each had a pair of hits. Explorers’ pitcher Brandon Stennis threw three shutout innings of relief to notch the win. With the victory, Sioux City finished the season a perfect 13-0 against Lincoln.

Sioux Falls 10, St. Paul 3 – Box

It was all Sioux Falls in this game as the Canaries rolled past the St. Paul Saints by the score of 10-3. Sioux Falls banged out 21 hits in the contest with eight players having multi-hit games. Canaries RF Jason Repko led the offensive charge going 4-for-6 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and a RBI. Sioux Falls DH Brian Humphries and 3B Angel Chavez each had three hits with Humphries scoring a pair of runs and Chavez driving in one. Canaries SS Jerome Pena also chipped in with his sixth home run of the year. Sioux Falls starting pitcher Ray Hanson tossed six innings to collect the victory. Hanson allowed three earned runs on six hits with a walk and three strikeouts.

 

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